23 - 24 June 2015,
Price realised EUR 6,875
EUR 6,000 - EUR 8,000
Circle of Jan Baptist Weenix II (Amsterdam 1640-1719)
A park landscape with a hare, a cockerel, a basket with doves, a kingfisher and flowers near a column
oil on canvas
97.4 x 87.8 cm.
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The present lot is a contemporary copy after the painting by Jan Weenix dated 1701 in the Gem?ldegalerie, Kassel (inv. no. 377).
Anonymous sale; Bukowski, Stockholm, 19 April 1972, lot 189, as Jan Weenix, where bought by the father of the present owner.
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